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The Merchant of Venice,: A Legend of Italy
Richard Harris Barham
I believe there are few But have heard of a Jew, Named Shylock, of Venice, as arrant a 'screw' In money transactions as ever you knew; An exorb...Rate it:

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The Mosque Of Cordoba
Allama Muhammad Iqbal
The succession of day and night Is the architect of events. The succession of day and night Is the fountain-head of life and death. The succession ...Rate it:

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The Mystic Selvagee
William Schwenck Gilbert
Perhaps already you may know SIR BLENNERHASSET PORTICO? A Captain in the Navy, he - A Baronet and K.C.B. You do? I thought so! It was that Captain...Rate it:

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The Patient Countess. - extracted from Albion's England
William Warner
Impatience chaungeth smoke to flame, but jealousie is hell; Some wives by patience have reduc'd ill husbands to live well: As did the ladie of an e...Rate it:

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The Pennsylvania Disaster
William Topaz McGonagall
'Twas in the year of 1889, and in the month of June, Ten thousand people met with a fearful doom, By the bursting of a dam in Pennsylvania State, A...Rate it:

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The Perils of Invisibility
William Schwenck Gilbert
Old PETER led a wretched life - Old PETER had a furious wife; Old PETER too was truly stout, He measured several yards about. The little fairy PIC...Rate it:

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The Platonic Lady
Lord John Wilmot
I could love thee till I die, Would'st thou love me modestly, And ne'er press, whilst I live, For more than willingly I would give: Which should su...Rate it:

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The Princes Quest - Part the Sixth
William Watson
Even as one voice the great sea sang. From out The green heart of the waters round about, Welled as a bubbling fountain silverly The overflowing so...Rate it:

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The Princess (part 1)
Alfred Lord Tennyson
A prince I was, blue-eyed, and fair in face, Of temper amorous, as the first of May, With lengths of yellow ringlet, like a girl, For on my crad...Rate it:

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The Prisoner to a Robin Who Came to His Window
James Montgomery
Welcome! welcome! little stranger, Welcome to my lone retreat, Here, secure from every danger, Hop about, and chirp, and eat. Robin! how I envy the...Rate it:

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The Quangle Wangle's Hat
Edward Lear
I. On the top of the Crumpetty Tree The Quangle Wangle sat, But his face you could not see, On account of his Beaver Hat. For hi...Rate it:

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The Questioner
William Watson
I asked of heaven and earth and sea, Saying: 'O wondrous trinity, Deign to make answer unto me, And tell me truly what ye be.' And they made answer...Rate it:

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The Return of Albert
Marriott Edgar
You've 'eard 'ow young Albert Ramsbottom, In the Zoo up at Blackpool one year, With a stick and 'orse's 'ead 'andle, Gave a lion a poke in the ear....Rate it:

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The Rhyme of the Three Greybeards
Henry Lawson
He'd been for years in Sydney "a-acting of the goat", His name was Joseph Swallow, "the Great Australian Pote", In spite of all the stories and s...Rate it:

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The Roll of the Kettledrum
Adam Lindsay Gordon
'You have the Pyrrhic dance as yet, Where is the Pyrrhic phalanx gone ? Of two such lessons, why forget The nobler and the manlier one ?'—Byron. ...Rate it:

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The Shepherd's Week : Tuesday; or, the Ditty
John Gay
Marian. Young Colin Clout, a lad of peerless meed, Full well could dance, and deftly tune the reed; In every wood his carrols sweet were known, At ...Rate it:

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The Sleepers
Walt Whitman
I WANDER all night in my vision, Stepping with light feet, swiftly and noiselessly stepping and stopping, Bending with open eyes...Rate it:

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The Snail
William Cowper
To grass, or leaf, or fruit, or wall, The snail sticks close, nor fears to fall, As if he grew there, house and all Together. Within that house se...Rate it:

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The Sprig of Moss
William Topaz McGonagall
There lived in Munich a poor, weakly youth, But for the exact date, I cannot vouch for the truth, And of seven of a family he was the elder, Who wa...Rate it:

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The Squire's Tale
Geoffrey Chaucer
'HEY! Godde's mercy!' said our Hoste tho,* *then 'Now such a wife I pray God keep me fro'. Lo, suche sleightes and subtilitie...Rate it:

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The Tarbolton Lasses
Robert Burns
If ye gae up to yon hill-tap, Ye'll there see bonie Peggy; She kens her father is a laird, And she forsooth's a leddy. There Sophy tight, a lassie...Rate it:

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The Task: Book IV, The Winter Evening (excerpts)
William Cowper
Hark! 'tis the twanging horn! O'er yonder bridge, That with its wearisome but needful length Bestrides the wintry flood, in which the moon ...Rate it:

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The Tower Beyond Tragedy
Robinson Jeffers
I You'd never have thought the Queen was Helen's sister- Troy's burning-flower from Sparta, the beautiful sea-flower Cut in clear stone, crowned wi...Rate it:

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The Tradesman and the Scholar
Anne Kingsmill Finch
A Citizen of mighty Pelf, But much a Blockhead, in himself Disdain'd a Man of shining Parts, Master of Sciences and Arts, Who left his Book sca...Rate it:

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The Tragedy,
Richard Harris Barham
Quæque ipse miserrima vidi.-- VIRGIL. Catherine of Cleves was a Lady of rank, She had lands and fine houses, and cash in the Bank; She had jewe...Rate it:

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